Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "String"

The meaning of "String" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does string theory mean?
A: a theory about nature of the universe
Q: What does bring it string bean

string bean? mean?
A: bring it = come and fight me

string bean = (literal) a long, thin vegetable, as shown in the picture; (figurative) someone who is tall and skinny and not muscular
Q: What does string someone along mean?
A: To keep/maintain someone’s interest/attention insincerely.

Example: “Oh I’m just stringing him along just so he invites me to his party”
Q: What does dangling on a string mean?
A: Figurative meaning:
▪She kept them close, and they always came to her when she wanted them to. They always did what she asked.
Q: What does string mean?
A: It's a part of the instrument, the thin cord.

Example sentences using "String"

Q: Please show me example sentences with string.
A: "I used an string to tie my clothes together." hope this helps!
Q: Please show me example sentences with string.
A: I broke another guitar string.
Q: Please show me example sentences with "string". there are so many meanings of "string",especially verbs. How do people use "string" mainly?.
A: lights were strung across the room. (to hang so it stretches in a long line). this is the most common use I think.
Q: Please show me example sentences with string.
A: He twanged the guitar string/his braces.
I snipped the string and untied the parcel.
Give me that roll of string for my kite.
Make a knot at the end of the string.
The string around the parcel was slack.
I need a piece of string to tie this parcel up.
A string quartet was playing Mozart.
A string of scandals is obsessing America.
A string quartet consists of two violins, a viola and a cello.
We'll need several lengths of string to tie the package.
Q: Please show me example sentences with string of.
A: She has an expensive string of pearls. There was a long string of goslings following behind her. It was more like a string of unassociated words than it was a sentence. A whole string of days passed with no word from him.

Synonyms of "String" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between string and sting ?
A: Completely different meanings, a string is like a yarn or thread while stinging is what a bee or wasp does when it's angry.
Q: What is the difference between a string of problems and a streak of problems ?
A: They’re basically the same, a lot of problems that’s happened to someone and is a burden to them.
Q: What is the difference between string(verb) and tie(verb) ?
A: "To string" means to put something fine (e.g. string, thread, yarn, wire, etc.) through several, usually small, objects. The idea is to make them all line up together along the string, thread, wire, etc.
Example: You can string some beads along a thread to make a simple necklace.

"To tie" means to take string, thread, wire, etc and twist or loop them so that they can hold things together.
Example: The little girl knows how to tie her hair up with an elastic.
Q: What is the difference between a string and a rope ?
A: @Leslie_jlm: string like a peice of string/thread used in sewing for example. Rope is much much thicker
Q: What is the difference between string and thread ?
A: They are very similar, but when you say "thread" I think of something that is specifically used for sewing, knitting, embroidery, etc. String is a lot more general.

Translations of "String"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? When you see a string of noddles on the floor. How would you call it ? A noodle ?
A: Only 1 noodle:

I see a noodle on the floor.

More than 1 noodle:

I see some noodles on the floor.

I see noodles on the floor.

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? "I got the string of my clothing caught in the door knob"---- Is this natural?
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? is it correct say that 'the string broke apart?
A: "The string ripped apart."
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? The string for knitting? My dic said it is called berlin. Is it true? Do you call it same as the capital of Germany?
A: Hmm... 🤔 I've never heard string for knitting called "Berlin" in America! English speakers call that type of string "Yarn"! ☺️

Other questions about "String"

Q: I replaced the 1st string of the guitar with new one.

Is this correct?
A: "I replaced the 1st string of the guitar with a new one" is better :)
Q: This string is cut easily. does this sound natural?
A: This string is cut easily. another way to say it is “the string can be easily cut”
Q: pluck the string of guitar. does this sound natural?
A: a guitar
Q: I've always been the first string player while he's always been my substitute.

or

I've always been a starting player while he's always been my substitute. does this sound natural?
A: I've never heard of "first string player" here in California. "Starting player" makes sense, though.
Q: The string has broken that had connected my phone to my pants. I need to get a new one at a 100-yen store. does this sound natural?
A: Before I give you a few corrections, what do you mean by this 'string', nobuさん?

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